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Finnair Cargo to launch India service

August 20th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Finnair Cargo Saturday said it will commence operation of cargo flights between Helsinki and Mumbai from Sep 16."The new freighter services offer fast connections between ... Read more...

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Finnair’s July traffic up 23.9 percent

August 16th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair Tuesday reported an increase of 23.9 percent in its scheduled traffic in July, mainly as a result of strong demand from the ... Read more...

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Air India, Boeing negotiate ‘just compensation’ for delays (Lead)

May 23rd, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) National carrier Air India Monday said that it was in active negotiations with US aerospace major Boeing for securing "just compensation" for the delay in ... Read more...

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Finnair to invest in new cargo airline

April 23rd, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, April 23 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair Saturday said it has decided to invest, as a minority shareholder, in a new cargo airline based out of Finland to augment its ... Read more...

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Air France becomes first European airline to offer flights to Cambodia

March 31st, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- After a 37 years absence, Air France is once again offering scheduled flights between Paris and Cambodia. It makes Air France the only European airline to operate flights ... Read more...

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SilkAir adds Chennai on its route map

June 15th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 15 (IANS) SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines, has launched daily services between Singapore and Chennai, hoping to garner a good share in the passenger traffic between south India ... Read more...

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Russia launches military transport plane project with India

April 23rd, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 23 (RIA Novosti) The Russian government has allocated an initial $64 million to part finance a joint project with India to develop a new military transport plane, a defence industry ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi to visit Andhra Pradesh Thursday

July 16th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 16 (IANS) A hectic schedule awaits Congress president Sonia Gandhi on her day-long visit to Andhra Pradesh Thursday. Gandhi will inaugurate a port, lay the foundation stone for an electricity ... Read more...

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Worlds largest cable-stayed bridge inaugurated in China

July 1st, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): Suzhou-Nantong Yangtze Road Bridge, the worlds largest cable-stayed bridge, was formally opened in East Chinas Jiangsu Province after five years of construction.The bridge linking the two ... Read more...

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Emirates to double flights to New Delhi

March 27th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 27 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) national carrier Emirates airline has announced that it will double the number of flights to New Delhi and add two flights a week ... Read more...

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Ancient trade in New World may have been carried out using rafts

March 20th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 20 (ANI): New findings by MIT researchers has suggested that oceangoing sailing rafts plied the waters of the equatorial Pacific long before Europeans arrived in the Americas, and carried ... Read more...

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Dubai’s new budget carrier to be independent entity

March 20th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 20 (IANS) The new low-cost airline announced by the Dubai government will be an independent entity with its own brand and identity with Emirates airline assisting it in its launch ... Read more...

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Emirates to fly to Kozhikode from July

February 25th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, Feb 25 (IANS) Emirates, the Dubai-based international airline, will start flying to Kozhikode in Kerala from July 1, the company announced Monday. Kozhikode will be the 10th destination for ... Read more...

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